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News: January's Free PlayStation Plus Games include inFAMOUS: First Light on PS4 and More

January's Free PlayStation Plus Games include inFAMOUS: First Light on PS4 and More

The Swapper, DuckTales Remastered, and Duke Nukem also up for grabs

Prematurely or not, Sony's announced the European PlayStation Plus lineup for January on Facebook. As part of a video – which hasn't been removed from the platform holder's page yet – the firm reiterated that PlayStation 4 exclusive inFAMOUS: First Light will be your headline...

Review: Cosmophony (PlayStation 3)

Cosmophony (PlayStation 3)

Hell in a halfpipe

Cosmophony is a rhythmic shooter for the PlayStation 3 which has you guiding a craft as it flies through a wire frame halfpipe packed full of geometric shapes. These are either obstacles to avoid or targets to blast and each of the five stages available are set to a thumping drum and bass soundtrack from French producer and DJ,...

Review: Trine: Enchanted Edition (PlayStation 4)

Trine: Enchanted Edition (PlayStation 4)

Trine too hard

Trine is undoubtedly the quintessential puzzle platformer. Originally released in 2008, the surprisingly lengthy adventure has since been re-released a number of different times on a number of different platforms. This latest version includes upgraded visuals, but does its classic gameplay still hold up, or should it be banished to...

News: Paparazzi for PS4 Has Nothing to Do with That Lady GaGa Song

Paparazzi for PS4 Has Nothing to Do with That Lady GaGa Song

There's no other superstar

You know that your life's been a success when leering reporters covet photos of you in compromising positions. Paparazzi, a brand new indie title heading to the PlayStation 4 in February, sees you trying to protect your dignity – all while a pal attempts to expose your salacious side for a quick buck. Sounds like pure...

News: You'll Need a Walk in Wardrobe to Store All of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's Costumes

You'll Need a Walk in Wardrobe to Store All of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's Costumes

Haven't got a stitch to wear

If you're the sort of person that enjoys playing dress-up, then Dead or Alive 5: Last Round could well be a must. The forthcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 re-release will come with a bevy of threads out of the box, including cheerleader outfits, formal wear, legacy costumes, and much, much more. The game is...

Game of the Year: Silver Trophy - P.T.

Silver Trophy - P.T.

Silent fright

Stealthily announced at Sony's Gamescom conference, P.T. was billed as a 'Playable Teaser' for a new first-person horror game by the fictional 7780s Studio. After the sort of frenzied investigation that only the Internet can provide, it was discovered that the daunting downloadable was in fact a demo for a new Silent Hill game...

News: PSN Down for Some Another Day as High Volume Prompts Connection Problems

PSN Down for Some Another Day as High Volume Prompts Connection Problems

Offline again

While there have been definite improvements to the PlayStation Network over the past 24 hours or so, it's clear from social media that Sony is still having serious issues getting gamers back online. We can use our PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita without any problems here in the UK, but it would appear that we're among the lucky...

News: PlanetSide 2's PS4 Beta Will Crash Land Next Month

PlanetSide 2's PS4 Beta Will Crash Land Next Month

Side by side

Originally due out before the end of 2014, Sony Online Entertainment chief John Smedley has attached an early January launch date to the hotly anticipated PlanetSide 2 beta on the PlayStation 4. Writing on Twitter, he told an eager fan: "We tried hard . As it happens, there are only a few weeks to go – either the week of the 13th or...

News: UK Sales Charts: A Familiar Top Five Finishes 2014

UK Sales Charts: A Familiar Top Five Finishes 2014

Over and out

There are absolutely no upsets in the UK Sales Charts this week, as the top five consists of five very familiar franchises. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare held onto the number one spot, but was battled all of the way by Grand Theft Auto V. Elsewhere, FIFA 15 finished in third, ahead of Ubisoft blockbusters Assassin's Creed Unity and Far...

Rumour: Rebecca Chambers Will Return in Resident Evil Zero on PS4, PS3

Rebecca Chambers Will Return in Resident Evil Zero on PS4, PS3

Oh, Coen then

It seems like Capcom's not even going to bother waiting to see if its forthcoming Resident Evil re-release is successful, as it appears to be lining up a remastered version of divisive GameCube prequel Resident Evil Zero as we type. Eagle eyed fans spotted the game's icon on a PlayStation 4 dashboard image, which the publisher is...

News: Christmas Will Last Longer in Grand Theft Auto Online on PS4, PS3

Christmas Will Last Longer in Grand Theft Auto Online on PS4, PS3

The most wonderful time of the year

We hope that you enjoyed it, because Christmas is now more or less over for another year. While there's still New Year to look forward to, though, Rockstar Games is prolonging the seasonal spirit in Grand Theft Auto Online due to the ongoing PlayStation Network outage on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Aw,...

News: Meet the Man Who Stole Christmas for PS4 Fans

Meet the Man Who Stole Christmas for PS4 Fans

The Grinch would be proud

While the PlayStation Network slowly rolls back out around the globe, the after effects of a recent gaming cyber attack are still looming large. Indeed, some people are still unable to connect on the PlayStation 4, rendering Christmas gifts untouched. Meanwhile, the damage to Sony's reputation has been catastrophic –...

Video: Watch As We Recap 2014's Best PS4 Games

Watch As We Recap 2014's Best PS4 Games

Once more with feeling

If this video were a part of a pudding, it'd be the delicious sponge bit separating the jelly and custard in a nice trifle. In other words: it represents the centre piece of our coverage, before we get to the fruity finale next week. "What's it all about, then?" we hear you scream. Well, it's the best PS4 games of 2014 –...

News: Joy to the World, PSN's No Longer Offline

Joy to the World, PSN's No Longer Offline

Most people can now connect

Let's hope that this is the last article that we have to write on this matter: PlayStation Network is finally coming back online across the globe. While not everyone has access yet, we're now able to use our consoles fully – we even tried our luck by purchasing a couple of games from the PlayStation Store, and had zero...

Game of the Year: Best PS4 Games of 2014

Best PS4 Games of 2014

Greatness awaits

Sony would probably agree that the PlayStation 4's first year wasn't exactly vintage – but then, when does a console ever come flying out of the gates? From a first-party perspective, the platform holder pumped out some quality titles, but compared to its frankly frighteningly lineup in 2013, the past twelve months have fallen...